NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - All-Around gold medalist Mary Lou Retton will be at Stephen F. Austin State University Monday night to headline the Archie McDonald Speaker Series. Retton charmed viewers of the women's gymnastics competitions in the 1984 Olympic Games. Her five medals were the most won by any athlete at the '84 Olympics.
Today, Retton is in demand as a motivational speaker promoting the benefits of proper nutrition and regular exercise.
The free speaker series event is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Monday in the Grand Ballroom of the Baker Pattillo Student Center on the SFA campus.